5-day handicraft fest gets underway in Hue

5-day handicraft fest gets underway in Hue

VOV.VN - A handicraft festival showcasing the work of members of the Hue Craft Village, who create Vietnamese traditional as well as contemporary works has opened to live music, lively dancing and inspiring performances.

Historical documentaries on VN to be aired soon

Historical documentaries on VN to be aired soon

People can watch two valuable documentaries on television soon – one on the last days of the America War in Vietnam in 1975, and the other on late President Ho Chi Minh.

People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh, a tireless dancer

People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh, a tireless dancer

VOV.VN - At the age of 76, People’s Artist Chu Thuy Quynh still has a passion for dancing, and still inspires young dancers. Quynh received the Ho Chi Minh Award of Literature and Art for her contribution to Vietnamese dance.

Hue kicks off golden tourism week at Hue Heritage Site

Hue kicks off golden tourism week at Hue Heritage Site

Hue Monuments Conservation Centre, on April 22, kicked off a promotion programme, "Golden Tourism Week at Hue Heritage Site", phase 1 (April 22-28) at various relics under the Hue Heritage Site system.

Papoose weaving craft of the Churu

Papoose weaving craft of the Churu

VOV.VN - A papoose is a carrying container used by a number of ethnic groups in Vietnam’s Central Highlands, including the Churu. The papoose reflects the Churu people’s culture and view of nature and life.

Designer brings lacquer art to ao dai

Designer brings lacquer art to ao dai

Designer Xuan Thu will introduce her latest collection inspired by traditional lacquer art at a fashion show at the National Museum of Vietnamese History on April 23.

Vietnamese join Lao celebrating Bunpimay

Vietnamese join Lao celebrating Bunpimay

If March marks the end of traditional festivals of the Vietnamese, April is when people from Laos are preparing to welcome their annual traditional festival, Bunpimay.

Khau Vai Love Market Festival opens in Ha Giang

Khau Vai Love Market Festival opens in Ha Giang

VOV.VN - A festival celebrating traditional cultural values of the Dong Van ethnic minority people got underway on the evening of April 21 at the Khau Vai Village in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.

An evening of music by Franz Schubert coming to Hanoi

An evening of music by Franz Schubert coming to Hanoi

VOV.VN - On the evenings of April 26-27 aficionados of the music of Franz Peter Schubert will be able to hear the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra all-stars play his chamber music masterworks at L’Espace.

Free historical film screenings mark big celebrations

Free historical film screenings mark big celebrations

Nearly 100 Vietnamese movies and documentaries will be screened from April 25 to May 23 to celebrate Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30), Labour Day (May 1), Dien Bien Phu Victory Day (May 7), and late President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday (May 19).